A fun book for film buffs with wonderful infographics by Boardman.
From the publisher:
Take a trip through the history of filmmaking in this illustrated widescreen exploration of the people, technologies, and techniques that have shaped the course of cinema.
Emerging talent Adam Allsuch Boardman guides the reader on an epic filmmaking journey that covers cameras, directors and stars through the ages. Landmark films and innovations in technology and composition are presented with endearing, stylized illustration in a celebration of cinema's profound impact on entertainment and the way we see and remember the world.
"With its clean, crisp layout and illustrations, Boardman's graphic ode to filmmaking is a sure bet for budding film buffs." --Booklist
"A must for anyone with a deep appreciation for cinema. [...] It's hard to do justice to this eye-popping book in just a few sentences -- this is one you need to see for yourself." --The Film Stage